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Rusticating Marx

No more Marxism on the Cambridge syllabus
by / RP 191 (May/Jun 2015) / News

In March the Philosophy Faculty at Cambridge removed a course on Marxism from its syllabus. This was in spite of significant opposition, including two student-led petitions. Along with another course on Power this constituted the entire coverage of non-liberal political philosophy, leaving coverage of questions about human society dominated by the liberal tradition.